Skip to Content

March Deflation at -2.3% compared to -2.6% in February

deflation cyprusDeflation for March was at -2.3 percent compared to -2.6 percent in February 2014, and 1.1 percent in March 2013, said the Cyprus Statistical Service (CySTAT).

Deflation was at -2.6 percent for the first quarter of 2014, according to the survey.

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for March 2014 increased by 1,15 units or 0,99% to 117,52 units compared to 116,37 in February 2014, said CySTAT. This is mainly due to increases in the prices of certain clothing and footwear items, air fares and petroleum products. Decreases have been recorded in the prices of certain vegetables and electricity, according to the survey.

Cyprus Talks at Initial Stage - No Blame Game - President Meets UNSG Ban Ki Moon

anastasiades ban ki moonPresident Nicos Anastasiades said his meeting with UN Secretary-general Ban Ki Moon in Brussels was friendly and constructive and that there would be no blame game in ongoing reunification talks, which face problems.

Wil de Boer's picture

Thought for Today - Your Heart Erases Your Fears

Everything is filtered through your brain, your mind talks about good or bad, right and wrong, Your judgments are considered by the experiences you have. Maybe you think there is no escape but today concentrate on what you feel even though you also have learned to judge your feelings.

Mary Anglberger's picture

Mary's Dinner Club Stories - The BIG 2020 Party

And since last weekend featured no event, I had time to prepare for the BIG party - a party that really started off on a whim. I still remember… it was past 11 p.m. when I was reading in Jack Canfield’s ‘The Success Principles’ about this ‘Come as the future you party’. Only about three sentences into the chapter I had decided ‘This is it! I want to organize a party like this!’

I had been ‘doing my homework’, reading inspirational and self-help books, setting goals, visualizing, planning ahead, thinking about where I want to be in 5 years… as instructed by my good friend and High Performance Coach Arthur Magoulianiti. He watched me soar on my high of enthusiasm for a bit, but when I told him that we really needed his guidance for this, he immediately agreed: ‘Sounds great. I guess I can’t say no.’ And so the ‘Come as who you’ll be in 2020 Party’ to take place on May 17th at Hotel Londa was born.

Further Dialogue Needed on Cyprus Issue - President Anastasiades

Further dialogue on all aspects of the Cyprus problem is needed between the Greek-and-Turkish Cypriots, said President Nicos Anastasiades after meeting that lasted over two hours with Turkish-Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu.

'The Week' Video News March 31st - April 6th, 2014

cyprus news

Eurogroup Supports Cyprus - Dijsselbloem

The Eurogroup stands ready to support Cyprus when necessary, said Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem after this morning's meeting with President Nicos Anastasiades.

Cyprus Problem Shows Need for Territorial Integrity - US Diplomat

rose gottemoeller cyprusUS Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller said that the Cyprus problem - arising from Turkey's 1974 invasion - shows the necessity of strong international rule of law and strong norms related to sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Mrs. Gottemoeller made a parallel between Cyprus' situation and Russia's annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol, during a meeting about the crisis in Ukraine with President Nicos Anastasiades in Nicosia this morning.

Syndicate content